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Young Wildcats Survive on the Road Against a Feisty Commodore Squad ( 74-67) – by Mitch Davis

Alexander with the drive to the basket at Vandy – Photo by Ron Hamblin

Nashville: The young Wildcats hold off a feisty veteran Commodore squad on the road. The Cats, who have lacked an identity all year, might have just found their groove with a massive road win in a very hostile environment at Vanderbilt. Still many questions remain for the young Wildcats, especially considering Jarred Vanderbilt’s return. Cal, when asked about the timetable for his first appearance this year, answered abruptly, “I didn’t know if Jarred was going to play before the game, I’m just acting like he’s not here and if he is, he is. And if they are, they are.” Continue reading Young Wildcats Survive on the Road Against a Feisty Commodore Squad ( 74-67) – by Mitch Davis

College Basketball – Cats Squeeze by the Aggies in a Referee Controlled Game

UK slips by Texas A&M – Photo by Brendon Miller

The Texas A&M Aggies came to Rupp Arena looking to break a three-game losing streak to the Kentucky Wildcats. The Cats/Aggies matchup has become one of the most competitive matchups in the league. Four of the last seven games between the two teams have went into overtime. Texas A&M have struggled as of late opening the SEC season 0-3 but they haven’t had their full team on the court for some time. When asked which A&M to prepare for, Kentucky Assistant Joel Justus stated “ I think you have to prepare for all of them.” Tonight the Wildcats often looked unprepared but were still able to pull out the win. Continue reading College Basketball – Cats Squeeze by the Aggies in a Referee Controlled Game

Kentucky falls to the Vols in Rocky Top by Ty Back 1-6-18

UK falls at Tennessee ….. Again

Knoxville, TN – Coach Calipari and the UK Wildcats took the short trip down I-75 to Knoxville to play a desperate Tennessee team who opened up the SEC 0-2.  Kentucky came into the night, carrying a 2 game losing streak at Rocky Top, and only winning one of their last 4.  A crowd of 21,678 filed into Thompson-Bolin Arena to watch these two top 20 ranked SEC teams clash.  

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ALL A Tournament at Breathitt High School – Photo by Brendon Miller

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SEC Opener a Tough Test for the Cats

 

UK takes a hard fought win over Georgia – Photo by Brendon Miller

Coming off an impressive performance against the Louisville Cardinals, the Kentucky Wildcats collided with the Georgia Bulldogs to end the calendar year but also start the conference schedule for the Wildcats. A tough matchup was expected because Georgia have matched their best start (9-1) of Mark Fox’s tenure in Athens.

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